The Iraqi Governing Council

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Another American soldier died today in Iraq, along with a pro-American Iraqi political leader. Not only are US troops under constant threat of attack, they-re resentful that a promised homecoming has been delayed once again. Meantime, with the new ruling council up and running, the leader of US forces says it-s now up to Iraqis to determine how long the occupation will continue. We get a comprehensive report from Baghdad, where the temperature has reached 120 degrees, assess the Iraqi council-s ability to restore law and order, and look at the ongoing American troop presence, with a representative of the Iraqi National Congress, a Middle East historian, and an Army commander of peacekeeping forces in Bosnia.
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Presidential campaign fundraising statistics

Paul Bremer-s New York Times op-ed piece on the road ahead in Iraq

Daniszewski-s article on US role in Iraq

British press briefing on PM Blair-s trip to Washington



Warren Olney